45 Best universities for Statistics in Japan

Below is the list of best universities in Japan ranked based on their research performance in Statistics. A graph of 147K citations received by 9.49K academic papers made by 45 universities in Japan was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with an official site as it's constantly changing data.

  1. For Statistics

    University of Tokyo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    28,253
    Founded
    1877
  2. For Statistics

    Kyoto University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    37%
    Enrollment
    22,629
    Male:Female
    76:24
    Founded
    1897
  3. For Statistics

    Kyushu University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    42%
    Enrollment
    15,959
    Founded
    1911
  4. For Statistics

    Osaka University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    41%
    Enrollment
    23,316
    Male:Female
    68:32
    Founded
    1931
  5. For Statistics

    University of Tsukuba logo
    Acceptance Rate
    32%
    Enrollment
    16,525
    Male:Female
    61:39
    Founded
    1973
  6. For Statistics

    Tokyo Institute of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    10,357
    Founded
    1881
  7. For Statistics

    Hiroshima University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    42%
    Enrollment
    15,226
    Founded
    1949
  8. For Statistics

    Kobe University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    16,226
    Founded
    1902
  9. For Statistics

    Hokkaido University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    36%
    Enrollment
    18,628
    Founded
    1918
  10. For Statistics

    Keio University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    24%
    Enrollment
    33,500
    Male:Female
    67:33
    Founded
    1858
  11. For Statistics

    Nagoya University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    41%
    Enrollment
    16,376
    Founded
    1939
  12. For Statistics

    Tohoku University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    41%
    Enrollment
    17,831
    Founded
    1907
  13. For Statistics

    Hitotsubashi University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    6,200
    Male:Female
    70:30
    Founded
    1875
  14. For Statistics

    Niigata University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    12,289
    Founded
    1922
  15. For Statistics

    Waseda University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    17%
    Enrollment
    50,221
    Founded
    1882
  16. For Statistics

    Tokyo University of Science logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1881
  17. For Statistics

    Okayama University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    47%
    Enrollment
    13,012
    Founded
    1922
  18. For Statistics

    University of Electro-Communications logo
    Acceptance Rate
    23%
    Enrollment
    5,329
    Founded
    1949
  19. For Statistics

    Nagoya Institute of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    5,776
    Founded
    1905
  20. For Statistics

    Tokyo Metropolitan University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    10,313
    Founded
    2005
  21. For Statistics

    Ritsumeikan University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    36%
    Founded
    1899
  22. For Statistics

    Osaka Prefecture University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    24%
    Enrollment
    8,051
    Founded
    1949
  23. For Statistics

    Otaru University of Commerce logo
    Acceptance Rate
    56%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1910
  24. For Statistics

    Yokohama National University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Founded
    1949
  25. For Statistics

    Chuo University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1885
  26. For Statistics

    Shimane University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    34%
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1949
  27. For Statistics

    Nihon University logo
    Enrollment
    77,651
    Male:Female
    68:32
    Founded
    1889
  28. For Statistics

    Chiba University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    13,983
    Founded
    1949
  29. For Statistics

    Graduate University for Advanced Studies logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Founded
    1988
  30. For Statistics

    Nagoya City University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Founded
    1950
  31. For Statistics

    Tokai University logo
    Enrollment
    28,535
    Founded
    1946
  32. For Statistics

    Kumamoto University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    44%
    Enrollment
    7,757
    Founded
    1949
  33. For Statistics

    Shinshu University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    34%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1949
  34. For Statistics

    Nagasaki University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    46%
    Enrollment
    9,150
    Founded
    1949
  35. For Statistics

    Osaka City University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    31%
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1928
  36. For Statistics

    Kagoshima University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    44%
    Enrollment
    10,661
    Male:Female
    62:38
    Founded
    1949
  37. For Statistics

    Yamaguchi University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    26%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1949
  38. For Statistics

    Kindai University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    32,145
    Founded
    1949
  39. For Statistics

    Kanazawa University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    46%
    Enrollment
    10,432
    Male:Female
    64:36
    Founded
    1949
  40. For Statistics

    Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    31%
    Founded
    1949
  41. For Statistics

    Kitasato University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    29%
    Enrollment
    8,576
    Male:Female
    46:54
    Founded
    1962
  42. For Statistics

    Kyushu Institute of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    5,876
    Founded
    1907
  43. For Statistics

    Mie University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    38%
    Enrollment
    8,455
    Male:Female
    63:37
    Founded
    1949
  44. For Statistics

    Okayama University of Science logo
    Acceptance Rate
    30%
    Enrollment
    6,050
    Founded
    1962
  45. For Statistics

    Kurume University logo
    Founded
    1928

The best cities to study Statistics in Japan based on the number of universities and their ranks are Tokyo, Kyoto, Fukuoka, and Suita.